Learn About Kawarau Estate
Kawarau Estate was established in 1992.The fruit used for all our wines has been organically grown at our Dunstan vineyard north of Lowburn, near Cromwell in Central Otago.From its inception, the vineyard has been managed according to strict organic principles. Herbicides, pesticides, insecticides, fungicides or synthetic fertilisers are not used.The vineyard has had full organic...
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Learn About Central Otago
The southernmost vineyards of the world lie here in Central Otago. Unlike most other New Zealand appellations, Central Otago is inland - nestled right in the middle of the southern island. Its lack of proximity to water creates weather more continental than maritime, leading to big temperature shifts - hot during the day, significantly cooler at night.
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Learn About Pinot Noir
Pinot Noir(PEE-noh nwahr)
Pinot Noir is a finicky grape. It only grows in
the right climate, with the right soils and the right care. Perhaps because
it is so difficult is why it is so loved. Pinot Noir hails from Burgundy, a region known for crafting the most collectible and sought-after wines from this varietal.
Not only does Pinot reign in Burgundy, it is also...
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